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The American West - Development of the Plains - Key Definitions

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taliriva's version from 2015-10-15 12:34

Definitions

Question Answer
Cattle DroverA cowboy who herded cattle along the trails
Chuck wagonA wagon where cowboys kept food and cooking utensils while travelling the trails
Corralcrap name
LynchingHanging without trial
Marshalmaybe later
Pony Expressmy house
Posse Vanwhere my hoes at?
Railheadno
Riding ShotgunArmed men riding on a stagecoach to protect it from attack
RustlingStealing animals that were part of a herd
Sheriffme
Teetotallernot me
WatershedA ridge or high piece of land from which water flows in two different directions
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